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Mother accused of killing children moved to hospital

A mother accused of killing her three young children sobbed quietly as she was remanded to a secure hospital under the mental health act during a bail hearing today.

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Mother appears in court charged with children's murder

A mother charged with the murder of her three young children wept as she appeared in court today.

Tania Clarence, 42, was seen arriving at Wimbledon Magistrates' Court in handcuffs and covered by a high-visibility jacket.

Tania Clarence is seen arriving at Wimbledon Magistrates' Court in handcuffs. Credit: REX images

She broke down in tears as she spoke to confirm her name, age and address with her husband watching on in the public gallery.

She is accused of killing her three-year-old twin sons, Ben and Max, and four year-old daughter, Olivia.

She was remanded in custody after the brief hearing.

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